- Sat Nov 25 7:47 PM
Damn, that was a good game from the Ox. A very Bobby Firmino performance, did the dirty work today. One of the best performances by a midfielder this season To bad Klopp will sit him for a month outside of the last 3 minutes of a game here and th
- Sat Nov 25 7:26 PM
If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Burnley vs. Arsenal in the Premier League, you’ve come to the right place. Incredibly, both Burnley and Arsenal are tied on 22 points in the Premier League table, while both clubs are feeling buoyed after winning their last matches versus Swansea and...
- Sat Nov 25 1:40 PM
Arsenal held their final first-team training session today ahead of tomorrow afternoon’s Premier League game away to Burnley, with Jeff Reine-Adelaide playing a full part in proceedings. The talented midfielder hasn’t played for the first-team this season and hasn’t featured at any level since ha...
Republik Of Mancunia
- Sat Nov 25 1:10 PM
In years gone by, when Arsenal visited Old Trafford, there was a hatred in the air that wasn’t present for many games. Of course the likes of Liverpool, Leeds and Manchester City have always been bigger rivals for Manchester United, but the competition between Arsene Wenger and Sir Alex Ferguson’...
- Sat Nov 25 1:04 PM
U18 Premier League Arsenal 6 (Saka 18, 39, Coyle 27, Amaechi 31, 68, M. Smith 49) Tottenham Hotspur 0 Arsenal U18s thrashed their Tottenham Hotspur counterparts 6-0 at London Colney this morning, with Bukayo Saka and Xavier Amaechi both hitting braces. Trae Coyle and Matt Smith were also on the s...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Sat Nov 25 1:00 PM
Pulis is gone, Nacer Chadli is injured. What’s even the point of the Baggies anymore? Tottenham Hotspur had a mixed bag of a week, losing to Arsenal at the Emirates in league play before defeating Dortmund in Germany to clinch the Champions League group of death. Now Spurs return to the friendly...
Three and in
- Sat Nov 25 11:15 AM
Despite a disappointing north London derby defeat to Arsenal last Saturday, Spurs will be hot favourites for their clash with West Brom this weekend. They currently sit fourth in the table, and are starting to find their feet at Wembley. Conversely, West Brom will travel down to London having not...
- Sat Nov 25 7:37 AM
Blogs was up very late last night dealing with something far more important than Arsenal so I’m going to run through a quick Saturday morning round-up before I head to my day job…a day job that doesn’t usually involve Saturday work but does today because for one November weekend every year global...
- Sat Nov 25 1:27 AM
NICEVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Mason Ramsey scored a career-high 20 points, Kajon Mack added 19 and Aleksa Jugovic made a go-ahead basket with 22 seconds left to help Tennessee Tech edge Omaha 86-85 on Friday in the Emerald Coast Classic. Ramsey tied it at 82 with 2:12 left and after two empty TTU posse...
- Sat Nov 25 12:56 AM
London (AFP) – Arsene Wenger believes Mesut Ozil’s recent resurgence is down to the Arsenal playmaker’s improved fitness levels. Ozil was outstanding in last weekend’s north London derby victory over Tottenham Hotspur and will again play a key role as Wenger’s side attempt to build on that win wh...
- Fri Nov 24 11:03 PM
Premier League 2 Arsenal 3 (Dragomir 5, 34, Nketiah 84) West Ham 0 By Jeorge Bird @ Meadow Park Arsenal U23s returned to winning ways in impressive fashion tonight as a brace from Vlad Dragomir and a strike from the clinical Eddie Nketiah secured a 3-0 victory at home to West Ham United. The you...
- Fri Nov 24 8:09 PM
Former Arsenal star plays down Man City’s invincible credentials - originally posted on Sportslens.com Former Arsenal defender has deemed the talk of Manchester City repeating the Gunners ‘invincible’ season to be premature. The Cameroonian was part of Arsene Wenger’s stellar squad that went the...
Cartilage Free Captain
- Fri Nov 24 7:06 PM
Nacer has a pulled hammy and will miss the match, which is weird, because porpoises don’t have legs A week where Spurs lose to Arsenal is always a terrible one, yet the comeback victory at the Westfalenstadion against Borussia Dortmund to secure top place in a group with them and Real Madrid is a...
- Fri Nov 24 6:25 PM
Thanks to a dodgy penalty call and some lacklustre attacking play Arsenal lost 1-0 to Köln in Cologne but managed to win their group anyway and move on to the knockout round in the Europa League. After the game, I…
Three and in
- Fri Nov 24 2:00 PM
According to reports in the Daily Mail, Manchester United and Arsenal both sent scouts over the weekend to cast watch over Porto’s Danilo Pereira. The defensive midfielder reportedly impressed the watching party as he scored the opener after 5 minutes in his side’s dramatic last gasp 3-2 victory...
Three and in
- Fri Nov 24 11:45 AM
Arsenal contract rebel Mesut Ӧzil could be in line for a cut-price January switch to Barcelona, according to Don Balon. The report claims that the Catalan giants view the German playmaker as an ideal alternative to Philippe Coutinho, should they fail in further attempts to lure the Liverpool atta...
- Fri Nov 24 11:11 AM
Arsenal criticised by club president after “embarrassing” offer for 29-year-old La Liga star - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Diario Gol, Real Madrid president Florentino Perez has claimed the Gunners’ offer for striker Karim Benzema is “embarrassing”. The Sun says Arsenal made...
- Fri Nov 24 10:54 AM
Arsene Wenger has identified these two young managers as potential successors - originally posted on Sportslens.com According to Starsport, Arsene Wenger has considered Feyenoord boss Giovanni van Bronckhorst and Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe to be his eventual successor at the Emirates. Wenger...
Three and in
- Fri Nov 24 9:21 AM
We’ve all heard that Alexis Sánchez and Mesut Özil can start talking to other clubs in January to leave Arsenal on a free transfer, but they are not the only big players whose contract situation has not been resolved. Barcelona claim Lionel Messi has already agreed to terms with them over a contr...
- Fri Nov 24 7:39 AM
Match report – Player ratings – Video Arsene Wenger picked an experienced team for last night’s game against Cologne and my suspicion is he did so to ensure we topped the group. Although our result didn’t go the way we wanted, we still did that because the game between BATE Borisov and Red Star B...
- Fri Nov 24 7:01 AM
Listeners will be glad to hear that there’s some, but relatively little, discussion of last night’s 1-0 defeat to Cologne in the Europa League. There’s only so much of that game one can relive, but I chat about with Archie Rhind-Tutt. Then I’m joined by Daniel Storey from Football 365 to chat abo...
- Thu Nov 23 11:00 PM
Fenerbahce have confirmed they turned down a €5 million summer bid from Manchester City for midfielder Oguz Kaan Guctekin, who is also wanted by Tottenham and Arsenal according to reports in Turkey. Turkish outlet SporX quote Fenerbahce club president Aziz Yildirim as saying: “We had a €5m offer...
- Thu Nov 23 10:40 PM
Paris (AFP) – Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal secured top spot in Europa League Group H on Thursday despite slumping to a 1-0 defeat at Cologne, while AC Milan reached the last 32 by thrashing Austria Vienna. Frenchman Wenger made 11 changes to the team that beat Tottenham Hotspur in last weekend’s north...
- Thu Nov 23 9:37 PM
Arsenal’s final away group game in this season’s Europa League didn’t exactly go to plan, with Arsene Wenger’s side producing an uninspiring performance against Cologne and losing 1-0 courtesy of a contentious penalty, which was converted by Sehrou Guirassy. Once again many of the club’s fringe p...
- Thu Nov 23 9:02 PM
Paris (AFP) – Arsene Wenger’s Arsenal secured top spot in Europa League Group H on Thursday despite slumping to a 1-0 defeat at struggling German side Cologne. The Frenchman made 11 changes to the team that beat Tottenham Hotspur in last weekend’s north London derby, with starts handed to Olivier...
- Thu Nov 23 8:08 PM
Cologne 1-0 (foul + penalty) Cologne vs Arsenal Highlights The post Cologne vs Arsenal Highlights appeared first on Arsenalist .
- Thu Nov 23 6:10 PM
Real Madrid Linked with Arsenal Striker Vitalfootball: Real: 23/11/2017 18:10:31 With transfer tittle-tattle starting to gather momentum, this week, an interesting piece of speculation has come to the fore today.
- Thu Nov 23 5:00 PM
Mauricio Pochettino has revealed Danny Rose
did not react angrily when told he wouldn’t be playing against Arsenal last weekend. Rose admitted he was “fuming” after being left out of the squad for the derby but refuted claims he had fallen out with Pochettino about it. Speaking in his weekly pres...
- Thu Nov 23 2:41 PM
Arsenal Injuries Moving In The Right Direction Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 23/11/2017 14:41:12 Our weekly update looking at the injury table for Arsenal FC and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.
- Thu Nov 23 12:01 PM
Cologne v Arsenal - Follow On Twitter - 23-11-17 Vitalfootball: Arsenal: 23/11/2017 12:01:00 Arsenal go to the RheinEnergieStadion as the visitors to Cologne today, this will be a 6pm kick-off.
Three and in
- Thu Nov 23 12:00 PM
Arsenal are sitting clear at the top of Group H and this looks like an opportunity to extend their unbeaten run in Europe, having qualified for the knockout stages last time out. Köln lost their first three games of the group stage but put in a much better performance against FC Bate Borisov, sco...
Three and in
- Thu Nov 23 11:35 AM
Arsenal, Manchester United and Chelsea are said to be monitoring MK Dons prodigy Dylan Asonganyi according to the Mirror. The teenager’s prolific form in front of goal so far this season has attracted attention from top scouts from the biggest Premier League teams. MK Dons are preparing for the w...
- Thu Nov 23 11:32 AM
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger is putting his best foot forward to land Ligue 1 star Julian Draxler. L’Equipe claim that Arsene Wenger is in talks with PSG to that end. Draxler is eyed as one of Alexis Sanchez’s possible successors by the Gunners and Wenger may want to let him play for the Gunners ho...
Royal Blue Mersey
- Thu Nov 23 7:58 AM
In today’s links: Ladies win big, Men expect to win vs Atalanta, and face-off with Arsenal for youngster It’s matchday and Thanksgiving day all in one! If you’re in America, enjoy your day! Hopefully Everton don’t ruin it for you. Granted, the game doesn’t mean much, but going out of Europe on a...
- Thu Nov 23 7:50 AM
It’s Europa League action tonight as we face Cologne in Cologne. A win tonight and Arsenal top the group, something which appears to be in the forefront of Arsene Wenger’s mind when it comes to his team selection. Throughout the tournament we’ve leaned heavily on youth, particularly in midfield w...
- Wed Nov 22 8:38 PM
’s Arsenal career is approaching its end. The Frenchman has won 3 FA Cups, 3 Community shields and a Puskas award during his stay at The Emirates. He has racked up a hundred goals for the club and has been a valuable member of the squad since he arrived from Montpellier. That tally...
- Wed Nov 22 6:09 PM
The journos have finally discovered expected goals and some of them are outraged. I was asked on twitter yesterday to explain expected goals. Some presenter named Jeff Stelling went on a rant about expected goals on Sky Sports making fun…
- Wed Nov 22 5:49 PM
It’s been just over 18 months since Alex Iwobi broke into the Arsenal first team. Over that time period he has, as young players are wont to do, experienced peaks and troughs in form. Yet he is still considered an important player in Arsene Wenger’s squad. In many respects, he has become Wenger’s...
- Wed Nov 22 5:34 PM
Following Arsenal’s convincing 2-0 victory against bitter rivals Tottenham Hotspur over the weekend, the club’s Twitter account came under fire for a tweet directed at a Daily Mail journalist. The playful tweet was of Mesut Özil, the Man of the Match on Saturday, sipping a cup of tea à la Kermit...
- Wed Nov 22 5:06 PM
Arsenal have added goalkeeper Joao Virginia to their Europa League squad. The Portugal youth international is now eligible for inclusion on Arsenal’s B List as he has been registered with the club for two whole years. So far this season Virginia has played eight times for Arsenal U18s, while he m...
- Wed Nov 22 2:32 PM
Schalke chief responds to Arsenal and Goretzka rumours; Gunners to open negotiations in January - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal are set to enter negotiations to bring Schalke 04 midfielder Leon Goretzka in the January transfer window, as per reports in the Guardian. Liverpool are al...
Three and in
- Wed Nov 22 2:00 PM
The Gunners travel to Cologne on Thursday to play out their next Group H Europa League clash. After a surprising 2-0 victory over Tottenham in the Premier League this weekend, Arsenal are in great form going into their fixture against FC Köln. With spirits high, Arsène Wenger and his men look rea...
- Wed Nov 22 1:16 PM
Here we go always fun, always contentious and the probabilities are with us this time. 1-3 Spurs
- Wed Nov 22 12:00 PM
has admitted he was angry after being left out of the North London derby, but he insists there has been no falling out with Mauricio Pochettino. The defender wasn’t even on the bench for Tottenham’s 2-0 defeat at Arsenal on Saturday, and some reports suggested he had disputed Pochettin...
- Wed Nov 22 10:48 AM
Arsenal could agree £20m deal with Barcelona for 29-year-old - originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil could be on his way to Barcelona in January for £20m, reports Mundo Deportivo. The 29-year-old is out of contract with the Gunners in the summer, and is no c...
- Wed Nov 22 7:40 AM
Arsenal travel to Cologne today, for our fifth Europa League game of the season. Top spot in the group hasn’t been secured yet, but a win against the Germans would ensure that, thus allowing Arsene Wenger the luxury of even greater rotation in the final game – assuming that’s something he wants t...
Three and in
- Wed Nov 22 7:00 AM
According to the Metro, Chelsea, Arsenal and Liverpool are all keeping tabs on Shakhtar Donetsk’s 25 year old diminutive playmaker Bernard. The former Copa Libertadores winner’s contract is set to expire in the summer and the three Premier League giants are considering buying the player in a cut...
- Tue Nov 21 7:19 PM
Emile Smith Rowe has long been earmarked as a player with the potential to eventually make the breakthrough into the Arsenal first-team squad and this season he has taken a significant step towards achieving that objective as he has become increasingly involved with the U23s. A winger with much f...
- Tue Nov 21 7:15 PM
Arsenal didn't answer their critics, they proved them right Hector - originally posted on Sportslens.com Footballers. They can be a precious bunch at times. Arsenal’s Hector Bellerin probably falls into that category. After his side’s 2-0 victory over Tottenham at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday...
- Tue Nov 21 1:00 PM
claims Tottenham have some way to go if they are to overtake Arsenal, even if Spurs finish higher again this season. The former Liverpool defender was analysing Saturday’s 2-0 defeat in the North London derby on Sky’s Monday Night Football. “Tottenham just have the edge and will f...
Three and in
- Tue Nov 21 11:00 AM
Mesut Özil could be on his way to Barcelona in January, according to the Daily Mail. Özil’s “Man of the Match” performance in the North London Derby against Tottenham attracted a good amount of coverage in the Catalan press, with much made of the fact that if the German playmaker arrived in Janu...
- Tue Nov 21 7:52 AM
Yesterday we touched on the news that Arsenal were set to appoint Borussia Dortmund’s head of scouting, Sven Mislintat. It seemed the deal was imminent, and so it was that the club announced his arrival in the afternoon. He will become the new ‘Head of Recruitment’, a job title which suggests he’...
- Tue Nov 21 1:00 AM
Tottenham travel to Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday night knowing a win will confirm top spot in Group H. Spurs have already qualified for the knockout stages of the Champions League, but Mauricio Pochettino has insisted a result against Dortmund is important after Saturday’s 2-0 defeat at Arsenal....